Northeast Regional Training

May 9 – 10, 2013 | Hyatt Morristown | Morristown, New Jersey
Jointly sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council

Colleagues from across the country met for two full days of professional development as the National Health Care for the Homeless Council presented its Northeast Regional Training May 9 – 10, 2013, in Morristown, New Jersey. This exciting training also offered networking opportunities for providers of health care and shelter services to special populations throughout New Jersey, New York, and the rest of the Northeast.

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Agenda

Thursday, May 9

9:30 – 11 a.m.

The Role of Health Centers in Meeting Disaster-Related Needs of People Experiencing Homelessness, Part One

Building a Comprehensive Model of Care for LGBT Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Undocumented Cognitive Impairment and TBI in the HCH Setting

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Plenary Session: Innovative Contexts: Community Health Workers and Health Care for the Homeless

1 – 2:30 p.m.

The Role of Health Centers in Meeting Disaster-Related Needs of People Experiencing Homelessness, Part Two

Forming and Maintaining a Consumer Advisory Board

Chronic Pain Management: Providing Safe, Effective, and Compassionate Care

2:30 – 3 p.m.

Site Tour: Zufall Health Center

3 – 4:30 p.m.

Spare Some Social Change? Integrating Service and Advocacy to Prevent and End Homelessness

Tools for Transformation: Meaningful Use of HIT in the Patient-Centered Medical Home

Creating Safety in an Unsafe World: Exploring Violence and Homelessness

4:30 – 6 p.m.

Welcoming Reception

Friday, May 10

8:45 – 9:45 a.m.

Plenary Session: HCH: On the Road to Realizing Human Rights

10 – 11:30 a.m.

The Nuts and Bolts of Health Reform: An Overview of Key Components Important to the HCH Community

HIV Testing and Linkage to Care for Newly Diagnosed Persons

Building Relationships by Meeting People in Their Space, Part One

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Site Tour: Zufall Health Center

1 – 2:30 p.m.

The Future of Ryan White Funding

Improving Quality in the Delivery of Care for Homeless Individuals

Building Relationships by Meeting People in Their Space, Part Two

Site Tour: Zufall Health Center